10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Pori
— 1 day
Drive
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly

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Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 2nd (Fri), stop by Porin Kauppahalli, take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Pori driving holiday planner.

New York City, USA to Pori is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Pori is 7 hours. Traveling from New York City in August, you will find days in Pori are little chillier (67°F), and nights are much colder (51°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping
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Yyteri Beach ©
Must see
Yyteri Beach
4.6

3
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and Teijo National Park. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, take in the architecture and design of Abo Akademi, and admire the landmark architecture of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Turku travel site.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Turku sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 51°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Turku

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Museums

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Turku Castle ©
Must see
Turku Castle
4.5
Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
History Museum
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
4.4

1
day
Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

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Traveling by car from Turku to Savonlinna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or fly. In August in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
4.4

4
nights
Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hakaniemi Market. Do some cultural sightseeing at Temppeliaukio Church and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Pack the 9th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the landmark architecture of Pohjolan toimitalo, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki driving holiday planner.

Getting from Savonlinna to Helsinki by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks
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